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KAREN MILLS – COLUMNS & OPEDS

2017:

Bloomberg Surveillance (Bloomberg Radio) – May 22, 2017 – What small businesses want from Washington (begins at 43:50 & continues at 48:30)

Yahoo Finance – May 17, 2017 – A jobs bill Trump might actually pass

Bloomberg Markets (Bloomberg Radio) – May 15, 2017 – Harvard’s Mills: Need for bipartisan small business legislation

The Alternative Lending Report – May 4, 2017 – Can alternative data solve online lenders ‘algoracism’ problem?

Harvard Business Review – April 26, 2017 – How banks can compete against an army of fintech startups

The Epoch Times – April 13, 2017 – Loose regulations fuel the rise of loan sharks

The Hill – March 14, 2017 – How Washington can change Dodd-Frank to boost small businesses

Harvard Gazette – March 3, 2017 – Lectures that Last offers clear message

Marketplace – Feb. 14, 2017 – What lies ahead for the Small Business Administration?

American Banker – Jan. 29, 2017 – Fintech charter should be paired with beefed-up borrower protections

Bloomberg – Jan. 24, 2017 – Trump nominee McMahon vows to ‘revitalize’ entrepreneurship

New York Times – Jan. 19, 2017 – For Trump’s nominees, a billionaires’ guide to running the government

Harvard Gazette – Jan. 19, 2017 – How CEO Trump may change how government works

CNBC – Jan. 13, 2017 – 5 ways Trump can help small business owners

Forbes – Jan. 10, 2017 – SBA is a model for how to drive economic growth

CNBC – Jan. 5, 2017 – The problem of regulation is much harder to fix than Trump expects

2016:

Portland Press Herald – Dec. 29, 2016 – A luncheon to lift women leaders

Financial Times – Dec. 16, 2016 – Lessons of mortgage crisis go unheeded in small business lending market

The Hill – Dec. 15, 2016 – Trump must see that small business is the engine of America

Bloomberg Markets (Bloomberg Radio) – Dec. 14, 2016 – Karen Mills on what small business should expect from Trump

Fortune – Dec. 8, 2016 – How Linda McMahon will wrestle with the SBA

Forbes – Dec. 8, 2016 – Three ways SBA nominee Linda McMahon can boost small business

Crowdfund Insider – Dec. 6, 2016 – Karen Mills, Harvard: Regulate, but allow online lending market space to innovate

Yahoo Finance – Dec. 5, 2016 – How Trump can help Main Street businesses

Lend Academy – Dec. 5, 2016 – New comprehensive report on state of small business lending

Fortune – Dec. 2, 2016 – New evidence that small businesses are headed for trouble

American Banker – Dec. 1, 2016 – Critics predict more woes for subprime business lenders

Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond “Econ Focus” – Dec. 1, 2016 – Tomorrow’s Lenders?

Fortune – Dec. 1, 2016 – Who will lead the SBA under Trump?

CNHI – Dec. 1, 2016 – Businesses pinched by lenders unsure if Trump will help

USA Today – Nov. 30, 2016 – ‘Fintech’ fast-cash loans are like ‘wild west’ for small businesses

Forbes – Nov. 30, 2016 – Why online lending needs more regulation

Inc. – Nov. 22, 2016 – Trump’s plan to repeal Dodd-Frank won’t help small businesses

Fortune – Nov. 3, 2016 – Government, fintech can fix cash woes for small businesses

Silicon Angle – Oct. 25, 2016 – Small business in the digital era: Balancing ‘easy cash’ and data governance

Silicon Angle – Oct. 25, 2016 – Survive and scale: How software frees up brain time for small business owners

Wall Street Journal – Oct. 24, 2016 – Online small business lenders display loan prices

Politico – Sept. 28, 2016 – Can Washington control high-tech lending?

Yahoo Finance – Sept. 24, 2016 – Revitalizing small business is key to drive America’s economic growth

NPR – Sept. 15, 2016 – LeBron James helps young entrepreneurs in ‘Cleveland Hustles’

Huffington Post – Sept. 14, 2016 – Building a disclosure box for the digital age

Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond “Econ Focus” – Sept. 7, 2016 – Who wants to start a bank?

Forbes – Sept. 6, 2016 – New study: Women entrepreneurs ask for less financing than men, get smaller loans at higher rates

Wall Street Journal – Sept. 2, 2016 – Appreciating the big role of small businesses

Yahoo Finance – Aug. 31, 2016 – Hillary Clinton wants to be America’s small business president

Industry Week – Aug. 15, 2016 – Advanced industries: A new mental model for a new economy

El Paso Times – Aug. 6, 2016 – Conference helps all area small businesses

The Business Journals – July 28, 2016 – Can Democrats find a way to woo small business owners?

Harvard Gazette – July 6, 2016 – For small businesses, a good guide is a good start

Bloomberg – July 5, 2016 – AmEx challenges Square, OnDeck with online loan marketplace

Fortune – July 5, 2016 – This financial giant will challenge Square and OnDeck with small business loans

Bloomberg BNA – June 21, 2016 – CFPB turns attention to small business lending market

Taking Stock (Bloomberg Radio) – June 10, 2016 – Small business feeling cautious

Marketplace – May 6, 2016 – Does the April employment report show signs of a slowdown?

Crowdfund Insider – May 5, 2016 – Dear Jack Lew: Please do not dampen marketplace lending innovation

Asbury Park Press (USA Today Network) – April 28, 2016 – Is a loan with a 37 percent interest rate worth it?

Entrepreneur – March 30, 2016 – 5 small business financing trends to watch

Cascade (Federal Reserve) – March 22, 2016 – Online lenders disrupt small business lending

The Wall Street Journal – March 12, 2016 – The coffee-break loan: Business owners promised money in five minutes

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review – Jan. 23, 2016 – Small businesses increasingly seeking online lenders

BDN Maine – Jan. 19, 2016 – Group aims to add 10,000 Maine jobs from sales elsewhere

Portland Press Herald – Jan. 19, 2016 – More than 50 state leaders launch effort to give Maine economy a leg up

Fortune – Jan. 7, 2016 – What the Fed’s rate hike means for America’s small businesses

2015:

Sky News – Dec. 16, 2015 – Recovery not strong enough for sharp hikes: Former Obama official

Taking Stock (Bloomberg Radio) – Dec. 15, 2015 – Impact an interest rate hike by the Fed will have on the economy

Fortune – Dec. 13, 2015 – The truest measure of America’s progress

American Banker – Dec. 8, 2015 – Small-business owners project less need for credit: Wells Fargo

Small Business Trends – Dec. 6, 2015 – Big banks still lend small business less than a decade ago

The Wall Street Journal – Nov. 23, 2015 – Former SBA chief weighs in on the rapidly changing world of financing

The New York Times – Nov. 12, 2015 – Lawmakers ask for information about online lenders

Business Insider – Oct. 30, 2015 – Could this be the next ‘subprime mortgage crisis’

Portland Press-Herald – Oct. 22, 2015 – Harvard report: Maine food industry fragmented; clear plan would help

AP – Oct. 19, 2015 – Fast, easy loans come at a high price

Wall Street Journal – Oct. 5, 2015 – Marcus Jadotte, Karen Gorden Mills on trade opportunities

AP – Oct. 1, 2015 – Five tips before you take out a short-term small business loan

Politico Magazine – Sept. 23, 2015 – What Works: Growth and shared prosperity (panel)

C-SPAN – Sept. 21, 2015 – Income inequality and US competitiveness

Harvard Business Review – Sept. 21, 2015 – How companies can help rebuild America’s common resources

Politico – Sept. 20, 2015 – A real path to shared prosperity in America

Fortune – Sept. 17, 2015 – Being an entrepreneur: A right only for America’s well-connected?

Inc. – Sept. 10, 2015 – Business elite see income inequality as a threat to business

The Christian Science Monitor – Sept. 10, 2015 – Harvard MBAs say fighting wealth inequality is a top priority

NYC Today – Sept. 10, 2015 – Harvard Business School alumni concerned over income inequality

The Atlantic – Sept. 9, 2015 – Entrepreneurship: Increasingly, the province of the wealthy

Fortune – Sept. 9, 2015 – Even Harvard B-school alums are fretting over income inequality

The Wall Street Journal – Sept. 8, 2015 – Starting a business is easy (for Harvard Business grads)

The New York Times – Sept. 8, 2015 – Corporate efforts to address social problems have limits

The Washington Post – Sept. 8, 2015 – Harvard Business School alums say top US priority should be fighting inequality

OZY – Sept. 8, 2015 – Shadow banking in China comes into the sunlight

The Wall Street Journal – Sept. 3, 2015 – An online bank with a personal touch

Smart Company – Aug. 31, 2015 – Why Australia needs a small business borrower bill of rights

Crowdfund Insider – Aug. 6, 2015 – Marketplace lenders band together on small business borrower bill of rights

BuzzFeed – Aug. 6, 2015 – A bill of rights for online borrowers

Yahoo Finance – Aug. 6, 2015 – Peer-to-peer lenders get ahead of regulation with voluntary code

OZY – July 29, 2015 – An Uber-like revolution…in investing

New York Post – July 25, 2015 – Small businesses turning to online lenders

Small Business Trends – June 22, 2015 – Why you should consider online lenders to finance your business

NerdWallet – June 16, 2015 – There’s a shakeup in small business loans: Expert advice on finding your way

Inc. – June 1, 2015 – Business lending is up, but probably not for you

Harvard Business Review – May 27, 2015 – A playbook for making America more entrepreneurial

Forbes – May 19, 2015 – Small business lending: The world has changed

Politico – May 17, 2015 – Why the GOP can’t get no satisfaction

American Banker – May 15, 2015 – Regulatory road likely to get bumpier for alternative lenders

NerdWallet – May 13, 2015 – 6 reasons businesses are rejected from small business loans

Harvard Business Review – April 30, 2015 – The four types of small businesses, and why each matters

AP – April 29, 2015 – Recession not over yet for retailers, other small businesses

Fortune – April 28, 2015 – Why online lending will take off with small business owners

The Guardian – April 27, 2015 – David Cameron praised by Obama’s former head of small business

The Guardian – April 27, 2015 – (op-ed) UK Conservatives are on side of small business

The Wall Street Journal – April 24, 2015 – How to identify a bad investor

Huffington Post – April 23, 2015 – LendIt 2015 recap: Online lending innovation beyond just student loans

Business Insider – April 22, 2015 – Here’s why Funding Circle’s new $150 million round matters to more than 120 million American Workers

Inc. – April 16, 2015 – Why Larry Summers thinks alternative lending will save the world

Fortune – April 15, 2015 – Larry Summers’ full-throated endorsement of online lending

Entrepreneur – April 15, 2015 – Why small businesses are turning to online lenders

Inc. – April 13, 2015 – Former SBA chief: The post-recession future is bright for entrepreneurs

The New York Times – April 8, 2015 – Online lenders offer a faster lifeline for small business

The Business Journals – March 19, 2015 – SBA Administrators from both parties say trade deals will help small businesses

Wired – March 19, 2015 – Startup raises $40 million to keep small business’ cash flowing

Fortune – Feb. 3, 2015 – What’s missing in America’s immigration debate

Inc. – Jan. 14, 2015 – The American Dream is dying: How entrepreneurs can change that

The Wall Street Journal – Jan. 2, 2015 – Endangered species: Young US entrepreneurs

2014:

Fortune – Nov. 29, 2014 – How innovation, technology are giving small business an edge in 21st century

Fortune – Nov. 24, 2014 – How Washington can renew US manufacturing

The Bloomberg Advantage (Bloomberg Radio) – Nov. 14, 2014 – Year Ahead 2015: The Future of Jobs

TEDxDirigo – Nov. 9, 2014 – Restoring the American Dream

Fortune – Oct. 17, 2014 – Small, but fierce: How tiny firms can pack a big punch

Harvard Business Review – Sept. 16, 2014 – Use data to fix the small business lending gap

MSNBC Your Business – Sept. 7, 2014 – Why is small business lending still sluggish?

Harvard Business Review – Aug. 29, 2014 – What the Lending Club IPO means for business

Forbes – Aug. 28, 2014 – Government can do more to unfreeze small business credit

Inc. – Aug. 18, 2014 – Why Massachusetts’ plans for economic development could (and should) blaze a trail for other states

Forbes – Aug. 14, 2014 – Is the boom in small business finance real?

Fortune – Aug. 14, 2014 – How US states can get small businesses growing (again)

NewsMax – Aug. 13, 2014 – NFIB: Small business sector unable to ‘pull its weight’

Harvard Business Review – Aug. 11, 2014 – Can lending technology revive America’s small businesses?

NewsMax – Aug. 8, 2014 – Former SBA Chief Mills: Lending to small businesses still sluggish

The Washington Post – Aug. 6, 2014 – SBA’s former chief: Small business lending hasn’t recovered — and that’s a big problem

Forbes – Aug. 4, 2014 – Why small-business lending has not recovered

Businessweek – July 25, 2014 – Expensive small business lenders are unregulated. Should they be?

Forbes – July 23, 2014 – Is a gap in small-business credit holding back the American economy?

Inc. – July 22, 2014 – Former SBA chief raises alarm over a still tight credit market for small businesses

Fortune – July 15, 2014 – How to ignite the US economy (region-by-region)

Fortune – June 11, 2014 – Tech’s next disruption? Small business loans

Bloomberg TV “Market Makers” – June 6, 2014 – What role does government play in job creation?

Fortune – May 7, 2014 – Three ways to reignite US job creation

Forbes – April 9, 2014 – A playbook for small business job creation

Inc. – March 3, 2014 – Former SBA chief Karen Mills on how to jump start the economy now

Huffington Post – Feb. 28, 2014 – Investment in infrastructure will help small businesses drive economic growth

Huffington Post – Jan. 27, 2014 – Karen Mills, ex-Obama Cabinet member, warns UK lacks small business strategy

The Sunday Telegraph – Jan. 18, 2014 – Boost prosperity by listening to small business

2013:

Entrepreneur – Dec. 3, 2013 – When the going gets tough for local economies, utilize existing resources

Entrepreneur – Nov. 18, 2013 – Why the US economy needs small businesses to hire more

Entrepreneur – Nov. 7, 2013 – A business plan for the startup economy

Entrepreneur – Oct. 28, 2013 – Former SBA chief on 3 keys to a better US entrepreneur economy

Huffington Post – Oct. 2, 2013 – A blow to America’s small businesses and entrepreneurs